Large Classical Architectural Georgian Robert Adam Style Wood Fireplace Surround
1 LARGE CLASSICAL ARCHITECTURAL RECLAIMED GEORGIAN ROBERT ADAM STYLE WOOD FIREPLACE SURROUND
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- 1 Large Classical Architectural Reclaimed Georgian Robert Adam Style Wood Fireplace Surround.
- A definitive in the Georgian style fireplace, ideally suited to drawing rooms, living rooms and dining rooms country or town houses.
- Adorned with fine recessed fluting 2 double column uprights to the front.
- Featuring a breakfront mantel and impressive garland urns detailing.
- Having a white painted finish.
- Robert Adam born 1728 died 1792 was a Scottish neoclassical architect, interior designer and furniture designer.
- In 1754, he left for Rome, spending nearly five years on the continent studying architecture under Charles-Louis Clérisseau and Giovanni Battista Piranesi.
- On his return to Britain he established a practice in London, where he was joined by his younger brother James.
- Here he developed the "Adam Style" The Adam brothers were the first to advocate an integrated style for architecture and interiors, with walls, ceilings, fireplaces, furniture, fixtures, fittings and carpets.
- All being designed by the Adams as a single uniform scheme.
- Commonly and mistakenly known as "Adams Style," the proper term for this style of architecture and furniture is the "Style of the Adam Brothers.
- It came from out a rather large country home in Derbyshire.
- The private seller advised he had it fitted originally from new in 1981.
- You will need 2 people to lift as its a very large & heavy item 40kg approx.
- Offered in overall fine used condition.
- Having some cracking, wear, stains, scuffs, scratches, chips commensurate with usage & age.
- It will need some restoration.
- No hearth.
- Circa late 20th century 1981. As it has the date written on the back when it was installed.
- Made from a solid wood back & moulded fibreglass front.
- International worldwide shipping is available please ask for a quote.
- Viewings are welcome by appointment only for customer support please send a message thankyou.
- Cash upon collection is welcome.
- We would prefer to use our specialist regular van courier UK mainland for this as its fragile, up to 15 days delivery time.
Dimensions in inches & centimetres approx
48.5" High (123cm)
70.75" Wide (180cm)
11" Length depth of mantle top at thickest point (28cm)
35.5" Inner height of column (90cm)
39.25" Inner width between columns (100cm)